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The Blue Fish

3551 Saint Johns Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32205-8468
+1 904-387-0700
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“oysters” (49 reviews)
“pear salad” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
3551 Saint Johns Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32205-8468
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1 - 10 of 292 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The reservation was confirmed for 22 hours. We arrived at 10pm on time and were informed that the restaurant was closing. We were not attended to. Reservation confirmation number 1522665246.

Thank Carlos G
brananward, Public Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We will be looking further into your review and apologize for any inconveniece.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Multiple personal visits. Absolutely fantastic food selection and happy hour prices. Great Sunday brunch. Best crab bisque ANYWHERE. Charming & large patio courtyard area, sidewalk dining, downstairs & upstairs bars, private banquet room for up to 70 people.

Thank Charles S
brananward, Public Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for dining at The Blue Fish and for taking the time to post your 5-star review!

Reviewed 6 days ago

This past Friday evening we were all were getting hungry. After a full day traveling from NJ to attend sister in law memorial service. Since we were in Jacksonville and several of us decided to go to the blue fish who was able to handle...More

Thank Dianna M
brananward, Public Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We apologize for the wait times you experienced and send our condolences to your family. We appreciate your visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In search of a good meal then this is the place! I have some special dietary needs. Our server was helper and courteous. That being said, Crab cakes were full of crab, well seasoned! The bisque was superb! I ordered a cup but next time...More

Thank GraceDiva
brananward, Public Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much! We look forward to seeing you more often!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant made a generous gift to a non-profit fundraiser I am associated with and the menu looked great so we decided to give it a try. We are glad we did. The food, service and ambiance were all top notch and turned out to...More

Thank Higgie44
brananward, Public Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for dining with us! We hope to have you back more often now that you've discovered us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brunch is the best at this restaurant. Hands down amazing seafood, great salad and desert etc bar for brunch only, and great atmosphere! Recommend sitting in the courtyard it's such a great vibe and great service!

Thank casirc
brananward, Public Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We hope to see you this weekend! Thank you so much for dining at The Blue Fish!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have seen this place many times, however, for whatever reason, this was our first time. It was lunch time, and it was not too busy at all. While there was street parking available, we chose to use their parking lot. I decided on the...More

1  Thank Lee386
brananward, Guest Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate you dining with us and taking the time to post your review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a packed house but we got a seat right away and didn't have to wait. We started with oysters for our appetizers and I should have gotten more for my meal! We tried three different ones and they were absolutely fantastic. I had...More

Thank Crystal N
brananward, Guest Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to having you back again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had a terrific meal here this evening. My husband had the fresh catch of triple tail with the crescent city topping and I enjoyed the Atlantic cod. Service was on point and the atmosphere was really nice. Matthew took great care of us and...More

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brananward, Public Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

We look forward to having you back. Thank you for visiting and for taking the time to post your review!

Reviewed 29 August 2017

I had dinner at the Blue Fish restaurant two nights in a row while on a recent business trip to Jacksonville, FL. I had the half plate Grouper both nights, but how it was prepared was different. In addition to the fish plate, I had...More

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brananward, Public Relations Manager at The Blue Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

We appreciate your consecutive visits while you were in town! Thank you very much for dining at The Blue Fish and for taking the time to post your review!

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voncile b
24 March 2017|
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Response from Susanne S | Reviewed this property |
get off at McDuff and go east toward the river. Turn right on St Johns. The restaurant will be on the right in the Avondale shopping area.
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davidkR9579HZ
23 September 2016|
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
And worth it! Great bar food, appetizers.
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Winnie052010
21 March 2016|
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Response from johnmeeks1974 | Reviewed this property |
It's local. It's been part of the local dining scene in one form or another (Remember Sterling's?) for over 25 years.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3551 Saint Johns Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32205-8468
    (Talbot)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-387-0700
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